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Lenten Family Day Workshop

Lenten Family Day Workshop

CMN is proud to introduce a brand new Lenten Family Day Workshop created by Mae Richardson. Through the themes of prayer, fasting and almsgiving activities, family units can choose specific and concrete ways to address issues of Justice, mercy and... MORE

Ohio Catholics at Forefront of Efforts to End Executions

Ohio Catholics at Forefront of Efforts to End Executions

Ohioans to Stop Executions (OTSE) was co-founded by the Catholic Conference of Ohio in 1988 and has primarily focused on raising awareness about state executions and helping litigators with strategic communications during clemency campaigns. Now the organization and its allies... MORE

Join in Responding to Pope Francis' Call

Join in Responding to Pope Francis’ Call

See how people responded to the Pope’s statement on Oct 26th! Join the conversation yourself and let your voice be... MORE

Making A Difference in the Struggle to End Executions in Ohio

Making A Difference in the Struggle to End Executions in Ohio

Lauren Farrell, Campus Ministry Associate at Corpus Christi University Parish Here in the Diocese of Toledo there is a strong network of groups and parishes working on various aspects of social justice and criminal justice reform. Corpus Christi University Parish,... MORE

Actively Working to End the Death Penalty in Delaware: A Message from Father Roger DiBuo

Actively Working to End the Death Penalty in Delaware: A Message from Father Roger DiBuo

By Father Roger DiBuo Parishioners at Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish in Bear, Delaware are proud to play a supporting and active role in the Delaware Repeal Projects’ effort to advance legislation to end the use of the death penalty... MORE

Mobilizing to Pass Delaware’s Death Penalty Repeal Legislation in 2015

Mobilizing to Pass Delaware’s Death Penalty Repeal Legislation in 2015

by Abraham Bonowitz Abraham Bonowitz is a member of Catholic Mobilizing Networks Advisory Board  The Delaware Repeal Project (DE Repeal), a coalition of 29 partner organizations in Delaware, educates Delawareans about the problems of the death penalty system and leads the campaign... MORE

#GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday

CMN has joined #GivingTuesday! Taking place on December 2, 2014 – the Tuesday after Thanksgiving – this movement will harness the collective power of a unique blend of partners—charities, families, businesses and individuals—to transform how people think about, talk about... MORE

Taking Action to Achieve Change: An Interview with Sr. Marion Defeis

Taking Action to Achieve Change: An Interview with Sr. Marion Defeis

Sister Marion Defeis served as a chaplain for 23 years at Rikers Island Correctional Facility in New York before retiring in 2007. In her interview with CMN, she reflects on her role in advocating the reform of the Rockefeller Drug... MORE

The Christmas Cards That Helped Save A Life

The Christmas Cards That Helped Save A Life

by Sister Camille D’arienzo, RSM Sister Camille D’arienzo is a member of the Mid-Atlantic Community of the Sisters of Mercy. She is the founder of Cherish Life Circle and is a prominent radio commentator. Sister Camille served as president of... MORE

Calling All Religious

Calling All Religious

Calling All Religious Catholic Mobilizing Network is overwhelmed by the good work that is being done by so many amazing religious in our country.  Their stories, like that of Sr. Marion Defeis (article above), are great testimonies as to how... MORE